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A319 For Alitalia?  
User currently offlineSteman From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 1394 posts, RR: 7
Posted (14 years 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1199 times:

Hi guys,
I just read on www.surf.to/orders that Alitalia has ordered 2 A319-100 and converted 8 A320 and 2 A321 options in A319 orders. The total would be 12 A319, 11 A320 and 23 A321.
Anyway that site reports the orders in July 2000 but till now I never heard nothing about it. I also tried to seek something in Alitalia and Airbus website but without results.
Is there someone who can tell me more or was that just an error?

Thanks

Stefano

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User currently offlineMr.BA From Singapore, joined Sep 2000, 3423 posts, RR: 22
Reply 1, posted (14 years 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 1161 times:

Hi,

Humm... I don't think this had happened yet. But I'm not sure though... maybe someone can confirm this.

Best Regards,
Alvin



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User currently offlineFalcon Flyer From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 1328 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (14 years 2 weeks 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 1135 times:

The 319s were ordered and confirmed several weeks back as conversions from 320s. The company is also looking at more Airbuses or Boeings (B717?) to replace remaining MD-80s.


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User currently offlineSteman From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 1394 posts, RR: 7
Reply 3, posted (14 years 2 weeks 5 days 21 hours ago) and read 1123 times:

Thanks for your infos.
Anyway I am still sceptic about it because I didn't read anything on Italian aviation magazines which always put Alitalia's order in capital size.
If you take a look at Alitalia website (www.Alitalia.it/eng) you can still read that there are 6 A320 in fleet of the 19 ordered and no mention to the A319.
Do you have some source where I can read more?
Ciao

Stefano


User currently offlineHamlet69 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 2744 posts, RR: 58
Reply 4, posted (14 years 2 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 1092 times:

Steman,

Airbus does list this order in their "Market Successes" subheading in the Media page. You must have Excel to read the table, however.

Hamlet69



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